Companies must step up their game to eradicate all traces of forced labour, David Noble, group CEO of the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply, said in response to claims by the BBC’s “Panorama” programme that child refugees in Turkey are making clothes for UK shops.
Missguided’s new purpose-built warehouse at Grand Central, Manchester, operated by XPO Logistics, has been officially opened.
Sportswear company The Adidas Group has chosen Knapp to automate its new e-commerce facility based in Rieste, Germany.
Clothing manufacturer Chilli Apparel has agreed a 145,000 sq ft letting in Stockport to support its expansion plans. The company has taken a ten-year lease on Chain Point, a warehouse unit in Bredbury, at £3.75 per sq ft.
Online retailer PrettyLittleThing has expanded its delivery options with next day click and collect from Doddle. The next day service will cost £4.99.